It must be spring! Look what I woke up to this morning. Blood-root. With more to come, by the look at all those buds. Ever wonder how this lovely early bloomer, (Sanguinaria canadensis) got its common name?
Helping to Preserve & Protect
Rhode Island's Native Plants
& Their Habitats
Find online resources and printed references from organizations that steward native plants, including the Rhode Island Natural History Survey, New England Wild Flower Society, University of Rhode Island Outreach Center, Among Rhode Island Wild Flowers and, of course, RIWPS .